Kentucky Admitting Privileges Bill (HB 251)
This law was last updated on May 15, 2015
HB 251 would have required physicians performing abortions at abortion facilities to have admitting privileges at a local hospital and staff privileges to replace local hospital on-staff physicians. The bill would have required a physician to be board-certified or eligible in obstetrics and gynecology. HB 251 would also have required a staff member trained in CPR to be present in an abortion facility.